Uterine leiomyoma with prominent lymphoid infiltrate


Saglam A. , Gueler G., Taskin M., Ayhan A. , Uener A. H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER, cilt.15, sa.1, ss.167-170, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1048-891x.2005.14431.x
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.167-170

Özet

We present a case of a 35-year-old woman whose myomectomy specimen revealed a leiomyoma nodule diffusely infiltrated by lymphocytes which were shown to be clonal in nature. Lymphoid infiltration of leiomyomas is a rare occurrence, and this is the first case with molecular analysis.